Levelling systems for floors. Self-levelling compounds.
  1. Dan

    How to use a tile levelling system for walls

    How to use a tile levelling system for walls
  2. Localtiler

    God bless the levelling sysyem

    The best invention in the tiling world since I've been on the tools! Do we have any none clippers on here ?
  3. L

    Kitchen Floor tiling on Latex Self Levelling Compound

    Hi all, needed some advice. Can you fit kitchen floor tiles on a surface made level using a latex self levelling compound. Can you tile straight onto the latex levelled surface or would you need to do something else before laying the tiles. I hope i have been clear and if not apologies as this...
  4. Balloo

    Tile levelling system

    Can anyone recommend a good tile levelling system that doesn't cost the earth
  5. A

    Levelling Ground Floor

    Hi, I’m not looking to tile the floor, but feel this forum has some really smart and helpful people who could give great advice... Our ground floor is made up of quarry tiles cemented directly onto the concrete slab in the hall and kitchen, and then suspended timber in the living room and...
  6. Localtiler

    Preparation What's your favourite levelling compound ?

    Ive used Tilemaster levelflex a lot recently but I'm looking for something that flows better, and behaves better, whats your go to leveller ? Rapid level 30 is the best flowing and the best final finish I've ever known but it's not always suitable with its working time and limited depth. Does...
  7. C

    Levelling systems& large format

    I am starting a large floor tomorrow in 1200 x 1200 tiles and am now thinking to myself should I be using one of these levelling systems kicking about. I have never used them and had no reason or desire to. I've always thought a decent tiler shouldn't need them..... But... A 1200 x 1200 tile...
  8. R

    Tile levelling system for 300mm floor tiles

    I need to lay some tiles on a bathroom floor area of about 2m by 2.7m. The tiles are 300mm square porcelain. The floor is 18mm plywood, marmox, heating mat and SLC. Despite my best efforts, the floor is sloping slightly. It's about 7mm out over the 2m width. Can I use a floor levelling system...
  9. area tiling

    Another Levelling system

    Afternoon all , was just wondering has anyone tried out this levelling system , what’s your thoughts and opinions?
  10. R

    Electric UFH Cable raised up through self levelling compound

    Hi all, Firstly I would like to say this forum has a lot of useful content, I’ve found it extremely helpful over the past few weeks as a diy tiler. I’ve installed an electric ufh mat and put down a suitable self levelling compound. The compound is pretty much dry and I’ve noticed in some areas...
  11. R

    Tiling over UFH using a levelling compound onto Marmox Boards

    Hi all, I will be tiling my bathroom this weekend and want to make sure I'm set up to get it all finished by Sunday evening. The existing substrate: 18mm plywood 12.5mm marmox board I'm fitting an electric underfloor heating mat and propose to use a self leveling compound and then tile...
  12. J

    Floor levelling over particle board

    Good evening, I have pain stakingly lifted the floor tiles in my kitchen which were VERY well adhered to the subfloor below (which is particle board - not concrete). I am now left with adhesive more or less all over the floor - my question is (if I have the height) if I were to level the floor...
  13. D

    priming self levelling compound

    i have used this to level out a bathroom floor (link below) Ultra Level It One Fibre Plus | Topps Tiles - https://www.toppstiles.co.uk/tprod45932/ultra-level-it-one-fibre-plus.html do i need to prime this before tiling ? and if so what ratio.
  14. J

    Self Levelling Compound issue (pictures)

    So this is my first time using SLC, it's Mapei ULTRAPLAN 3240. Once I was coming to the end of the mix I notice a sludge at the bottom, I assume because I've mixed too fast *Facepalm. I mixed half a 25kg bag. Any advice would be greatly appreciated. I'm worried the mixed might be too wet now...
  15. James De

    Levelling systems & when to use them

    so doing this wet room.. picked up my Sigma cutter and was talking to the salesman (ex tiler) who advised using levelling clips with the 1200x600 wall tiles so I bought some clips. Was this just a sales technique or should I be using them? And while I’m on the subject, what exactly are their...
  16. K

    Self Levelling Compound Over Old Vinyl Adhesive

    Hi all Ive take up really old vinyl floor tiles that were here when we moved in (in the kitchen) - god knows how long theyve been there. The tile came up ok but left a glue type substance on the the original tile underneath from when the house was built im guessing I need to level the floor...
  17. P

    Porcelain Which levelling system

    If I can find the time I have 110m(2) of 60x60 porcelain floor tiles to lay. This would be the largest are I have done. I have never used tile leveling spacers but thought I might try them out. Any recommendations? I'm thinking of my namesakes system but I know there are lots of alternatives out...
  18. Stu Brard

    Decoupling membrane on self levelling

    Afternoon all, I will be self levelling a 20sqm floor to a depth of 20mm using a flexi levelling compound. My question is, should I fit a decoupling membrane before tiling commences? Thanks in advance, Stu.
  19. Stu Brard

    Self levelling over vinyl tiles

    Good morning, I have a quick question.. is it ok to use self levelling over an old existing vinyl floor (square tiles) They are stuck Down extremely well but the floor has some low spots. Any advice gratefully received, Regards, Stu.
  20. Adrian mcc

    Mlt levelling system

    anyone ever used the mlt levelling system, are they any good if so where’s cheapest place to get online cheers guys
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